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Agile cities: how are cities adapting to the fourth industrial revolution?

In September 2018, the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization of the World Economic Forum has released a report on the adaptation of urban landscapes and administrations to the fourth industrial revolution.

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publication date : 17-10-2018

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EUROCITIES and the sustainable development goals

EUROCITIES and our member cities fully support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a means to achieving a better and more sustainable future for all.

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publication date : 15-10-2018

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Getting ready for your next application: EUROCITIES Training on EU funding

During the European Week of Regions and Cities EUROCITIES organised a training on EU funding at the Greater Birmingham and West Midlands Brussels Office.

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publication date : 12-10-2018

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Open public consultation on the Water Framework Directive and the Floods Directive

We invite you to answer the public consultation which is open until 4 March 2019.

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publication date : 05-10-2018

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Amsterdam commits to 55% CO2 emissions reduction by 2030 at the ChangeNOW Summit

Amsterdam hereby renews its commitment under the Covenant of Mayors. By committing to reduce CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels, it sets even more ambitious targets than the minimum Covenant requirements (40% emission reductions by 2030).

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publication date : 03-10-2018

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New step for the COLLECTORS project with the identification of well-performing waste management systems in Europe

The project is advancing towards its objective of studying in detail 12 waste management systems as “good practice examples”

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publication date : 03-10-2018

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Circular City Portal - workshop on exchanging knowledge and case studies

A workshop aimed at providing input for a Circular City Portal that will act as a one-stop-shop for cities transitioning to a circular economy, is being held on 11 October as an official side-event of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

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EUROCITIES partner of the European Green Capital Network pilot project

EUROCITIES, along with ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability), is to run a pilot project for the European Green Capital Network. As well as supporting the EU Commission in coordinating the work of the network of winners and finalists, we will also be involved in developing tools to share these cities' expertise with a wider audience.

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publication date : 02-10-2018

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Second Mayors Summit announced

Following the success of the first EUROCITIES Mayors Summit in 2017, we are organising a second in Brussels from 20-21 March 2019 to discuss critical European issues including citizen engagement.

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publication date : 26-09-2018